A bss file extension is related to the Resident Evil horror adventure computer game. A bss file stores background image.

There is one other file type using
the BSS file extension!

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What is bss file? How to open bss files?

File type specification:

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The bss file extension is associated with the Resident Evil a survival horror adventure video game developed by Capcom for Microsoft Windows and Sony Playstation.

The .bss file stores background image used to visualize rooms and environments.

This bss file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open bss file:

Resident Evil picture or screenshot

Capcom Co., Ltd. logoResident Evil  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Capcom Co., Ltd.

Resident Evil (Biohazard in Japan) is survival horror action adventure computer game released in 1996. The player's character is a member of a special law enforcement task force who is trapped in a mansion populated by dangerous mutated creatures.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .bss file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .bss file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open bss file, edit bss file, convert bss file, view bss file, play bss file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with bss file - Resident Evil background image

Click on the software link for more information about Resident Evil. Resident Evil uses bss file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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